Welcome to SAM

The Siskiyou Arts Museum & Gallery is located in the heart of Downtown Dunsmuir, California. We are open to the public Thursday through Saturday from 10am to 5pm, and Sunday from 10am to 2pm.  Please join us to experience the best in local and regional art, talent and events.


Spooktacular Halloween Party at SAM This Friday Night!

Halloween Night
Friday, Oct. 31, 5-7pm

Siskiyou Arts Museum 5824 Dunsmuir


  • Classic rock covers from musical duo Dejavu (Bruce Anthony and Genny Axtman).
  • Psychic interpretation by Robin Benatti.
  • Special seasonal display in Gift Shop.
  • Spooky snacks and deadly drinks.
  • Costumes encouraged!

Be there or BEWAAAAAAARE!!!!!


 Coming to the SAM Gallery in November 2014: Ceremonial Robes by Rodney Thompson

Call To Artists:

MamaShasta2_webTMBSAM Holiday Exhibition - Submit your work for SAM’s Holiday Exhibition at Siskiyou Arts Museum. Work should be 12″x18″ or smaller & priced Under $200. Any subject or theme welcome. Submit as many pieces as you like (Note: This is a juried show, not all submissions will be accepted).
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In the Gallery:

MamaShasta2_webTMBSpirit Through Color - Paintings by Wisper and Viandara.  Join us on Friday, August 8 for the opening reception of Spirit Through Color, a vividly radiant exhibition of paintings with abundant prints and cards of all sizes.  Enjoy Wisper Krimmer’s vibrant images, and Viandara’s (Victoria Brenner) photo-realistic figures. Runs through September.  Read More >


In the Museum:

Opens Friday, September 12, 5-7pm
Marlis Jermutus Retrospective Exhibition
Evolving Exploration of Color and Form, 1970 – 2014
Marlis Jermutus paints a calligraphy of the heart and mind united, drawn in a language of color and form that expresses both chaos and geometry. Full Details >


In the Giftshop:

The SAM Gift Shop is filled with artwork, paintings and etchings, jewelery, glass, wearable art, local books, mugs, teapots, matted prints and much more. Your purchases support local artists and artisans, and are guaranteed to please!  Read More >

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